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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 100098
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:04-OCT-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated B-24D Liberator
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 41-23655
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3.2 mi SE of Wayne, NE -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Sioux City Army Air Field
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed as the crew believed that all engines failed. Seven crew members bailed out by parachute, but two crew members stayed inside the airplane and died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
http://www.nebraskaaircrash.com/crashsites/wayne1.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jul-2021 12:34 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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